The Italian Cypress Cupressus sempervirens is a fast-growing tall slender tree that has lush dark green foliage. These trees will create a beautiful purple-blue carpet underneath after blossoms fall.
Tolerates wind and snow.
Tall skinny trees for small gardens. The miniature cultivar of the Black Pine grows to about 4 ft. Here is a listing of trees you can use to fill those narrow spots. Juniperus communis Compressa or Pencil Point Juniper is a small and narrow evergreen has beautiful blue-green foliage that will shimmer in your sunny garden.
Flemings Top 10 Narrow Screen Trees. Sorbus Joseph Rock is an eye-catching variety with small divided leaves which change to orange red and purple in autumn. You can see to the end of the garden but the exact outlines are blurred.
The thinnest of all the weeping Alaska cedars it reaches 20 feet tall but is only 1 foot wide. Evergreen in zones 5-9 this lovely landscape tree is fairly low-maintenance. Garden maker Posy Gentles has planted three small birch trees slightly off-centre in the middle of her long thin town garden.
Thats right 1 foot. It is now. A knowledgeable landscape designer can help to determine the perfect spot to plant this flowering tree on your Southern California property.
With vibrant red winter berries and bright evergreen foliage Scarlets Peak provides a stunning vertical accent for small gardens. The tree bears white flowers in spring and bright butter-yellow berries in autumn. Topping off at 6 feet tall and just one foot wide Pencil Point Juniper is a great choice for slender gardens where space is limited.
Sorbus Rowan Rowan or mountain ash trees are always popular trees for small gardens. Sky Pencil Holly native to Japan is one of the most beautiful trees for small gardens. Brandon Elm which at 15 meters may be a bit too tall for you and a Laurel leaf willow which grows to 40 feet 12 meters.
It just grows slowly and does not usually get larger than around 10 to 13 feet tall. 10-15 tall x 4-6 wide. Planted close together it works really well as a tall screen too and being an evergreen it does the job year-round.
It is extremely narrow and can grow 8-10 feet tall with only a 2-foot width but it can also be kept shorter through pruning and shaping. Both her garden and the back windows of her house are protected from the gaze of the houses opposite but shes not causing light problems for. The Emerald green arborvitae Thuja occidentalis Smaragd is a narrow evergreen tree with a pyramid shape that grows to about 15 ft.
Rest assured when you buy trees for sale online from Wilson Bros Gardens we safely ship the highest quality container-grown specimens that are ready upon arrival to plant and thrive for years to come in your gardens – Guaranteed. A long line of tall skinny trees makes a bold statement in a garden and is reminiscent of classical Mediterranean designs. Of course you should search out more trees as this is a short list.
Cercis chinensis Avondale will reach around 3m tall while Cercis canadensis Forest Pansy will grow to 8m. A time-honored choice to create this kind of effect is Italian cypress. The name itself reveals its slender shape.
Pencil Point makes an excellent screen or small hedge and prefers well-drained soil. Its needles are very dense and it retains its pyramidal shape without pruning. Includes Acer platanoides Columnare Acer x freemanii Scarlet sentinel TM Carpinus betulus Fastigiata Liquidambar styraciflua Slender Silhouette Magnolia grandiflora TMGH Alta TM Liquidambar styraciflua Oakville Highlight Prunus cerasifera Oakville Crimson Spire Pyrus calleryana Capital Quercus palustris Pringreen-Green Pillar Magnolia grandiflora MGTIG Greenback R.
Cupressus sempervirens Totem – Its size is its importance. The best columnar trees are. The dwarf Alberta spruce isnt really a dwarf tree.
The Dwarf Japanese Black Pine Pinus thunbergii Kotobuki is a delightful miniature tree for any small garden due to its elegant look. Photo courtesy First Editions Plants Ive had success with this in a container for several years now. Since this was just introduced in 2011 it is not easy to find landscape-size trees.
This tree is such a classic for Mediterranean gardens and is commonly used to line paths and driveways. Jacaranda trees can reach 30-45 ft in height and width. 12 m tall after about 10 years.
This compact tree has small branches that grow vertically to give the tree a dwarf narrow pyramid look. Woodward Is a Juniper that Grows Tall and Skinny Woodward juniper Juniperus scopulorum Woodward is a tall narrow evergreen ideal for small spaces or as a hedge or windbreak. Trees for small gardens cercis Commonly known as redbuds Cercis trees are grown for their spring and summer blossom with some cultivars having dramatic bronze or purple foliage too.
Many evergreens make wonderful specimen plants in small yards. Full Sun to Part Shade. Chamaecyparis nootakatensis Vanden Akker.
We have great numbers ready to go in 30cm and 40cm27L containers. The tight branches weep while the central trunk grows straight up. A wildlife friendly selection attracting birds but not the deer.
Commonly used as a privacy tree or hedge. I recommend purchasing a small one and enjoying it in a container for a few years before transplanting it. Skinny is the best word to describe this columnar tree for small yards and gardens.
Beautiful white blooms on Moonlight Magic. Moonlight Magic grows just 4-6 feet wide yet still gets 8-12 feet tall so more slender and well-toned rather than truly skinny but worth your consideration for sure. The one shown here was purchased as a 15-inch-tall plant in a 1-gallon pot four years prior to this photographs being taken.
Several trees might work for you including a Dropmore Linden which grows 40 tall 12 m. Only 15 tall or so whereas a regular Italian Cypress is 60 tall.